Carolina Silva Portero

Carolina Silva Portero

2020-2021 ALARI Research Associate
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Dr. Carolina Silva-Portero is a legal scholar and practitioner whose interests focus on the intersection between race and law, comparative law, race and ethnic studies, anti-discrimination law, legal history, constitutional studies, human rights, and gender. She obtained her Science of Juridical Doctor (S.J.D.) degree at Harvard Law School in 2020. Dr. Silva-Portero has served as an advisor to international and domestic human rights organizations and previously worked as a legal advisor for the Ecuadorian Congress and as a senior researcher and acting director of a government think-tank in Ecuador doing research and policy analysis on human rights and constitutional law.